Thanks, ill check it out. Still new here and trying to navigate the forum.Look at the top post on here "what i learned on my first caribou hunt", that guy went through alot of his gear. There are numerous posts on here that talk about gear people are using.
You dont have to buy all the most expensive gear to kill caribou. have good broken in boots with good ankle support. If your feet are sore from boots your not leaving the tent.
Oh wow thanks, I have quite a bit of gear but trying to pack the essentials.Rifle - 6.5 PRC
Scope - Leupold VX-3i
Ammunition - Handloads 156 EOL or 127 LRX
Binoculars - Vortex Fury 5000 HD 10x42
Rangefinder - NA (Binos have rangefinder)
Rain jacket ‐ Kuiu Chugach
Rain pant - Kuiu Chugach
Soft shell jacket - Badlands Calor
Softshell pant - Badlands
Midlayer shirt/jacket - Kuiu 240
Baselayer Top(x2) - Kuiu Merino 125; Kuiu 97
Baselayer bottom - Kuiu 145 Zipp-off
Insulation top - Kuiu Superdown; Kuiu Kenai
Insulation bottom - Kuiu Superdown
Boots - Zamberlan
Socks(x4) - Darn Tough
Gaiters - Kuiu Yukon
Headwear - Ball cap; beanie
Gloves - Kuiu guide glove
Glove inserts - Kuiu synthetic
Pack - Mystery Ranch
Bino harness - Alaskan Guide Creations
Game bags - Caribou Game Bags
Knives - Gerber fixed blade and replacement blade
Sleeping bag - synthetic -20°
Sleeping pad - Thermarest
Kill kit - Knife, gloves, rope, tape, wipes, knife sharpener
Hydradtion blatter (x2) - platypus
Water purification system - MSR
Extra/external batteries & cords
Solar charger - goal zero
Camp chair - Helinox
Headlamp/flashlight(×2) - Petzl Reactik
GPS/inReach - Garmin inReach
Hygiene kit - toothbrush/paste, sun screen, lip balm, moisturizer, wipes, etc.
Awesome thank you!
If your hunt is an August hunt expect swarms of biting mosquitoes and/or blackflies (whitesox),
so a headnet, DEET based repellent, etc.